BESX update to 5.0.2 fails at start service - cannot update settings BAS

Posted on 2012-08-29
Last Modified: 2012-09-02
trying to apply 5.0.2 BESX update. fails at "Start Services" with message: "The setup application cannot update the settings for the Blackberry Attachment Service and will close". Now I cannot access server configuration service until setup.exe completes.
Question by:SNCSD
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    by:Mike Sullivan
    Hi SNCSD,

    Which account are you logged in using? Is it the BESADMIN account or the global Administrator?

    Is your Attachment Service on this server or an alternate server?

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    Using BES account I think you have to reinstall BES.

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